Tiger Times

Two seniors and one freshman made school history when they formed the first girls powerlifting team. Seniors Mariza Paez and Mollie Johnson and freshman Makenley Chandler advanced from district to regionals. Paez went on to the state meet where she placed fifth, becoming the first girl to do so.

Lift like a girl

Story by Graci Henard, staff writer April 15, 2021

This year, seniors Mariza Paez, Mollie Johnson and freshman Makenley Chandler made Texas High history by becoming the first girls powerlifting team ever. Texas High School has had female powerlifters in...

Senior Mariza Paez practices in the weight room with the girls powerlifting team prior to her State meet. Paez placed fifth overall at State.

The power of Paez

Story by Peyton Sims, editor in chief March 23, 2021

After months of hard work, perseverance and nonstop dedication, one senior’s dreams finally came true. On March 20, senior Mariza Paez made Texas High history by being the first female powerlifter...

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